Student Teacher Supervisor - Health Education
Job Location Normal, Il 61790
Posting date 09-27-2018
In anticipation of possible openings throughout the academic year, the Health Promotion and Education Program in the Department of Health Sciences invites a pool of qualified persons interested in student teacher supervising positions in the supervision of secondary teacher candidates in School Health Education. Applications are accepted continuously for part-time, non-tenure-track positions and reviewed as vacancies become available. There may not be an actual vacancy at the time you apply.
Supervisors are needed in Chicagoland area. We currently anticipate the need for additional supervision in the Northwestern Suburbs of Chicago.
This position involves mentoring teacher candidates in their student teaching internship. The university supervisor is a liaison between ISU and the school district personnel, primarily the cooperating teacher. The supervisor is responsible for observing the student teacher on-site and providing a formal assessment of the teacher candidate's teaching experience. This requires multiple on-site observations with brief post-conference meetings and a small number of visits to Illinois State University in Normal, IL during the academic year. In addition to regular online communication throughout the semester, supervisors assess teacher candidates' online reflections and collaborate with the Cooperating Teacher and ISU faculty in assessing the professional growth and final grade for teacher candidates.
This position is represented by the Illinois State University Education Association and may have associated dues or fees.
1. Master's degree in teaching or relevant academic field.
2. At least three years of school health education classroom teaching experience in a middle school or high school classroom and /or related professional experience.
3. If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory criminal background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources.
4. State law mandates demonstrable oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position.
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Females, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.